Designed to brighten bedrooms, work spaces, or lounge areas, table lamps provide a convenient way to also enhance the look of a room. Modern table lamps, in particular, can easily create focal points in a living space. Here you can discover some of the most creative designs created by established and up-and-coming designers as well as renowned lighting brands, start-ups, and independent companies. While varied and made from different materials and with different techniques, all of these designs have one purpose: to bring light into a residential living space or office area. And they do this in style.
Usually more compact in order to occupy minimal space on a desk or side table, modern table lamps also feature flexible designs – more often than not. Think adjustable shades that can move easily to direct the light where you need it. Or flexible frames that allow the user to adjust the height or the angle of the entire lamp. On this page, you can also discover lamps without classic shades but with disc-shaped diffusers that give a futuristic style to monolithic bases.
All of the modern table lamps included here have a minimalist design. However, they vary widely in both they way they look and in their build. For example, here you can find different, but equally creative designs. A simple, T-shaped lamp made of brass or steel with an adjustable shade that moves smoothly on the vertical base. An elegant lamp that combines Art Deco influences with futuristic design cues. Or a minimal design that re-interprets simple geometric forms in noble materials like marble and ash wood. Here you can also read more about sustainable, eco-friendly designs made from 3D-printed, bio-based materials.